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War in Iraq - December 13, 2006

U.S. CASUALTIES: As of Tuesday, December 12, 2,933 U.S. service members (including 16 Idahoans) have died since the war in Iraq began in March 2003: 2,357 in combat and 576 from non-combat related incidents and accidents. Injured service members total 12,257. In the last week, 34 U.S. soldiers died.

Since President George W. Bush declared "mission accomplished" aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, 2,787 soldiers have died.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense

IRAQI CIVILIAN DEATHS: Estimated between 50,291 and 55,774.


COST OF IRAQ WAR: $349,583,109,570


--Shea Andersen